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Adolf Anderssen vs Karl Mayet
Berlin (1862), Berlin GER
Italian Game: Evans Gambit. Compromised Defense (C52)  ·  1-0


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Sep-29-05  Poisonpawns: The black queen gets embarassed.What is interesting is that white only makes 2 captures the entire game! and wins!! I guess the threat is stronger than the execution.
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  tpstar: Both Bishops return to their original squares to trap Black's Queen.

These two players had a very lively rivalry through their several matches =

Apr-25-10  birthtimes: Anderssen won this game having lost it two years earlier when he was Black...

G Neumann vs Anderssen, 1860

Apr-25-10  birthtimes: A nice mating line goes 15...Qe6 16.Bxh7+ Kf8 17.Ng5 Qh6 18.Nxf7 Kxf7 19.Qf3+ Ke6 20.Qb3+ Nd5 21.Qxd5#
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  ydestin: Great continuation if 9...Nxe5 10. Re1 d6 11. Ng5 Be6 12. Bxe6 fxe6 13. Qxb7 Rd8 14. f4 c2 15. fxe5 dxe5 16. Qb5+ Rd7 17. Rxe5 cxb1=Q 18. Rxb1 Ne7 19. Rxe6 Qf8 20. Ba3
May-19-18  WorstPlayerEver: 7... Nf6 is much better.
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